Claire Chester, 85, of Belmar died Nov. 12, 2011. Born in Brooklyn, she lived in Queens for 10 years before moving to Belmar over 30 years ago.
Mrs. Chester was a salesperson at Macy’s 34th Street headquarters in New York City for 30 years.
She is survived by her son, Alan Barrett of San Diego, and a brother, Sanford Israel of Springfield.
Services were held Nov. 16 with arrangements by Bloomfield-Cooper Jewish Chapels, Ocean. Memorial contributions may be made to any cancer foundation.